Targeted Oncology

Tisotumab Vedotin Combos Are Tolerable, Feasible in Recurrent Metastatic Cervical Cancer

Investigators determined the feasibility, safety and tolerability of new combinations of tisotumab vedotin (Tivdak; TV) and bevacizumab (Avastin) or pembrolizumab (Keytruda) or carboplatin in a two-part multicohort, phase 1b/2 trial (ENGOT-cx8/GOG-3024/innovaTV 205; NCT03786081). Bradley Monk, MD, FACOG, FACS — associate professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology — presented the dose-binding portion of the study.


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